Title

Applications Of B-Spline Approximation To Geometric Problems Of Computer-Aided Design

Date of Award

1973

Degree Type

Dissertation

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Department

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Advisor(s)

William J. Gordon

Keywords

Computer science, graphics, computer-aided curve and surface design, Bezier curves, data smoothing problems

Subject Categories

Theory and Algorithms

Abstract

The central problem that this thesis addresses is the problem of interactively designing free-form curves and surfaces on a computer graphics display. With slight variations, the same methods may be used for a broad class of data fitting and data smoothing problems.

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